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From NEC —   Present with carefree ease using NEC's 5000-lumen PA500U. This reliable model is designed for advanced professional installations and appeases corporate and higher education users. With integrated RJ45, optional high-speed wireless and a multitude of simple-to-use asset management technologies, the PA500U helps users present seamlessly without worrying about their technology. The industry's first built-in stacking correction capabilities (up to four projectors) allows the projectors to boost an image's brightness up to 20,000 lumens, which is ideal for larger-sized screens and environments with heavy ambient light. This feature also prevents the complete loss of an image, which can happen when using only one projector.

  • ECO Mode technology helps extend lamp life and lowers power consumption
  • 5000-lumen brightness enhances images for most applications
  • HQV technology delivers superior home theater video processing
  • Windows Network Projector function simplifies your ability to present from any computer, whether local or remote
  • Geometric Correction Tool allows you to easily project square images on non-flat screen surfaces without distortion
  • AutoSense automatically syncs with any computer signal and features one-touch image optimization
 

NEC PA500U Projector Specifications


MSRP
$6,499
Status
Discontinued
Released
March 2011
Warranty
3 Years
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White Brightness
5,000 ANSI Lumens
Resolution
1920x1200
Aspect Ratio
16:10 (WUXGA)
Contrast
2,000:1
Dynamic Iris
Yes
Display Type
0.76" 3LCD Chips
Color Processing
8-bit
Video Modes
720p, 1080i, 1080p/60, 576i, 576p, 480p, 480i
Data Modes
MAX 1920x1200

Lamp Type
330W AC bulb
Lamp Life
3,000 hours  / 4,000 hours
Lamp Model
NP21LP  Buy Replacement Lamp

Included Lens
No
Optional Lenses



NP11FL Short Fixed 0.81:1
NP12ZL Zoom 1.19:1-1.54:1
NP13ZL Zoom 1.49:1-2.97:1
NP15ZL Zoom 4.67:1-7.21:1
Lens Shift
Horizontal +/-30% & Vertical +50% / -10%
Digital Keystone
Horizontal & Vertical

Projector Size
5.70" x 19.60" x 14.10"
Weight
17.6 lbs
Audible Noise
38 dB  / 32 dB
Internal Speakers
10.0 Watts Mono
Power
477 Watts 100V - 240V
Connection Panel
Composite: RCA
DisplayPort
HDMI
Network: RJ-45
RGB In: BNC
RS232: DB-9pin
S-Video
USB
VGA In: Dsub-15pin x 2

Features
Picture-in-Picture
Closed Captioning
DICOM
Blackboard Mode
Crestron RoomView™
Additional Features
Stacking capability. Wireless LAN module available.
 

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ANSI LUMENS  is the most commonly accepted industry standard brightness measurement. The ANSI lumen rating measures the brightest white that a projector can produce by averaging nine light meter measurements taken across the projected image.

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BUYER BEWARE   Either this projector's brightness specification does not cite an industry-accepted unit of measurement, or according to our calculations it seems unlikely that this projector is capable of producing the manufacturer's cited brightness specification.

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